Average Salary for Barry University Alumni

Around 4,000 people attend Barry University, a Roman Catholic institution based in Miami, Fla. This overview is derived from alumni replies to PayScale's salary survey.

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Typical Early Career Salary

Barry University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data 
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
3 salaries
Social Worker
3 salaries
Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization
3 salaries
Human Resources (HR) Manager
3 salaries
Office Manager
3 salaries
Cardiovascular Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)
2 salaries
Business Office Manager
2 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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About This School

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33161-6695


Private School, Research University, Religious

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The health care services industry, clinical care, and the education industry are just a few of the areas in which Barry grads find work. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the health care industry. Barry graduates see an average starting salary of $58K.


Among Barry graduates, the biggest earners are Human Resources Managers, who haul in $60K on average. Next on the list are Executive Assistants and Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators, bringing in around $58K and approximately $50K, respectively. Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Office Managers; alumni in this role face average salaries of $37K.


Rather than relocating after graduation, many Barry alumni (just under one in three) end up finding permanent jobs in Miami. Barry alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Charlotte, N.C., which offers a median salary of about $72K. On the other hand, Barry alumni who end up in Melbourne, Fla. receive the lowest median salary of $51K. Barry alumni express interest in nearby Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and West Palm Beach, Fla. as well.

Degree Major

A medical degree leads to the highest pay for Barry grads ($150K on average per year). A Master of Science (MS), Mental Health Counseling commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of about $32K.


Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Barry alumni, with one-eighth of grads reporting using it on the job. Barry University grads who have experience with Microsoft Excel can expect to make 18 percent more than other alumni (around $69K on average). Case Management, Counseling, and Microsoft Excel are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to paid time off, there is more lenience involving vacation than illness; slightly more than two-fifths of alums get vacation time, whereas just one in three grads get paid sick leave. In an effort to save up for the years ahead, most respondents contribute to a 401(k). Health benefits extend to most graduates, and a fair number of alumni also receive dental coverage. Other benefits awarded to Barry University alumni include life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Our Lady of the Lake University grads report the most similar salaries to Barry alums, earning $61K on average. Lynn University, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, and the Universidad Del Turabo are also similar to Barry.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1250 1530
ACT Scores 17 21

Key Stats for Barry University


70 %
30 %
$35,563 - $69,277
$34,905 - $90,589

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
$34,726 - $71,874
$33,935 - $66,984

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